Sony LIV's Kadakh, ZEE5's Lalbazaar, Netflix, Eurovision Song Contest, Amazon's Hanna 2: Trailers This Week
Will Ferrel and Rachel McAdams form a singing duo ‘Fire Saga’ and take on world class bands in an international singing competition, Eurovision
A number of anticipated and acclaimed films and series are soon to make their way to OTT platforms. With movie theatres yet to open none of the service providers are stepping back from doling out a full dosage of high-quality content.
Here are some shows and movies on various platforms whose trailers released over the week.
Official @netflix trailer for WASP NETWORK starring an epic ensemble of Hispanic/Latinx actors:
- Ana de Armas
- Édgar Ramírez
- Penélope Cruz
- Gael García Bernal
- Wagner Moura
- Leonardo Sbaraglia
Streaming globally on June 19. pic.twitter.com/tzLX1T0Axn
— Ana defundthepolice Armas Updates (@ArmasUpdates) June 11, 2020
The trailer begins in Havana, Cuba of 1990 where Penelope Cruz, who plays Olga Salanueva, is informed that her husband Rene Gonzalez (played by Edgar Ramírez) is a traitor. Rene has stolen a plane and fled away with it to a military base in Miami, Florida. It is based upon a true story of five Cuban spies being held as political prisoners from the late 1990s to 2014. Wasp Network has been written and directed by Olivier Assayas. It is slated to release on on Netflix on 19 June.
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
Will Ferrell & Rachel McAdams are an Icelandic musical duo in the incredibly silly trailer for 'Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga,' hitting Netflix on June 26
— Fandom (@getFANDOM) June 11, 2020
Will Ferrel and Rachel McAdams form a singing duo ‘Fire Saga’ and take on world-class bands in an international singing competition. Lars (Will Ferrel) and Sigrit (Rachel McAdams) have been trying to take part in the Eurovision Song Contest ever since they were kids and somehow manage to represent Iceland in the competition this year. The only problem is all of Iceland thinks they are “a joke”. Now will they be able to win? Is their band going to stand the test of time? Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga releases on Netflix on 26 June
#Lalbazaar trailer has been calling all the 'shots ' .
— ZEE5Premium (@ZEE5Premium) June 17, 2020
“A war between good and evil” rages on in the city of joy Kolkata as the police department of the city, which is headquartered at Lalbazaar Police Station, strives to make sense of the several murders taking place in a short period of time. There are a string of popular Bengali actors cast in the show while the lead characters are played by Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Kaushik Sen and Sauraseni Maitra. The gripping cop drama has been presented by Ajay Devgn. It will premiere on Zee5 on 19 June.
Rajat Kapoor ki nayi peshkash: KADAKH.
Streaming from midnight on @SonyLIV. #Kadakh @mrrajatkapoor @thehappydance @PalomiGhosh @kalkikanmani @tarasharmasaluj @SethShruti @nupurasthana @cyrus_sahu @sagardeshmukh @ChandrachoorR @resulp @TheSyedWaris pic.twitter.com/vVV4qvl1pR
— Ranvir Shorey (@RanvirShorey) June 17, 2020
A dark comedy unfolds as a man kills himself in the house of Sunil (played by RanvirShorey). The man was the husband of the woman with whom Sunil was having an extramarital affair. Before Sunil can sort things out, several guests come over to celebrate Diwali. At one point of the trailer, the dead body is shown to have been cramped in a trunk, the sight of which sends a woman shrieking. The show released on SonyLIV today, 18 June.
— Hanna (@HannaOnPrime) June 17, 2020
Amazon Prime's thriller Hanna will be available to stream from 3 July. The official synopsis, as reported by IndieWire reads: "Following her discovery at the end of Season 1, Hanna (Esmé Creed-Miles) now knows she is not the only young woman with unparalleled skill and elite training. The Utrax program has produced a whole contingent of highly skilled trainees, whose development is about to reach the lethal “second phase.” After their relocation to The Meadows facility, these trainees find their restrictions lifted and glimpse the possibility of a new identity in the outside world. But this apparent freedom will come at a heavy price."
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